Advanced topics in GTAW welding, including welding in various positions and directions. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. Analyze arc characteristics with emphasis on advancements resulting from technical advancements in modern GTAW equipment. 2. Demonstrate changes in techniques and equipment setup for GTAW of various alloys, joint designs and metal thickness. 3. Perform code quality GTAW pipe welds utilizing exotic alloy filler metals. 4. Recognize cost VS quality aspects of GTAW welding compared to other welding processes.

Course Length: 8 weeks Course Hours: 320